Views of the International Petroleum Exhibition, May 195?. Various exhibits and pavilions from oil drilling and petroleum industry suppliers. GM exhibit Mid-Continent : world's largest independent oil field supply VS demonstration oil wells, drilling equipment CU sign: "Summit of Pikes Peak Elevation 14,110" VS summit of Pikes Peak VS tramway, river Municipal Building, probably in Golden, Colorado Aerial of Colorado small city Overhead civic booster sign: "Howdy Folks! Welcome to...
" A DRAMATIZATION OF THE Y-K FRAME, WITH ESPECIAL ATTENTION TO THE RIGIDITY OF THE FRAME & THE ELIMINATION OF SQUEAKS & RATTLES." Nice "haunted house" imagery in the first few minutes (to a VO refrain of 1934 song "The House is Haunted". Note the phony bats flying in the background. ( 3 reviews )
Silent short. The film opens with some interesting pictures of cleaning elephants sweeping, bathing and oiling. Then a baby ourang-outang is shown amusing itself in a bucket. The bears are given a bath, and the cassowary gives an exhibition in hard kicking. In this, however, he is easily surpassed by the kangaroo, who follows. Topic: zoo animals
Tia Juana (Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico); San Diego Bay; grounds of Santa Barbara Biltmore Hotel; VS Santa Barbara; Mission Santa Barbara; Del Monte Hotel; 17 Mile Drive, Monterey Peninsula; Bird Rock at Monterey; Monterey lone cypress; nice pan of San Francisco from Twin Peaks; VS San Francisco harbor; Fisherman's Wharf; Golden Gate Bridge towers before construction of highway; Seal Rocks; San Francisco Chinatown; title "Chinatown is very disappointing"; transcontinental train... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
STORY OF WATER SUPPLY IN AMERICAN COMMUNITY OF TODAY. COVERS SUCH SUBJECTS AS SOURCES OF WATER, REASONS FOR WATER SHORTAGES, HOW SHORTAGES ARE BEING MET & WHAT CITIZEN CAN DO TO ASSURE ABUNDANT SUPPLY OF WATER IN YEARS AHEAD.
Met Life presents its annual report on film. Includes scenes of Met Life's housing developments: Hancock Village near Dedham, Mass. and Parkchester, Bronx, New York City. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Great weird shot of man opening door.Color wedding scene at the end.18:23:08:06 Camera slowly moves in on businessman behind desk passing beneath sign for Charles Adams Managing Director; bald businessman lights up a cigar at his desk18:24:54:16 Reflection of man in mirror as he straightens his tuxedo bow tie, man wipes his face.18:26:35:15 Two homeless boys walking down dirt road, one carrying a suitcase; older boy stops and opens his suitcase, boy splits candy bar in two and gives half to his... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
title: Universal Newsreel: Oakland, Calif. -- Mystery Plane for Ocean Hop Has Robot Pilot robot plane being tested by Army officials ring direction finder atop plane follows broadcast station coordinates airplane with darkened windows taxis and takes off
Presents the problems of supervision, telling about a plant supervisor who goes to the doctor for help as a result of the tensions and unpleasant experiences which he encounters as a supervisor. Enumerates the principles of good supervision. Tells of a supervisor who knows the "book rules" for human relations but finds himself in trouble when trying to apply them to people on the job. Points out the things a man with supervisory responsibility needs to know about the way different... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Compilation of newsreel footage (often dupey) showing pioneer and historical aerial events happening at Oakland Airport. Footage collected from newsreels, including Kinograms; also some stills. passenger activity and services in the 1930s (good) Includes Amelia Earhart and many others favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
DETROIT HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS PRODUCE OWN NEWSREEL. TRUCKS REPLACE 20-MULE TEAMS IN DEATH VALLEY. OLDEST SALESMAN IN U.S. GIVES AWAY OLD CAR, BUYS NEW ONE. LOUISIANA SHRIMP FISHERS SET OUT FOR NEW SEASON. DITTO, FAMOUS POLICE DOG, GIVES SAFETY LECTURE. Title Card: "Chevrolet Leader News" over montage. Title Card: "Action!, Flickers Invade School, Actors Cram For Show" Detroit high school students produce their own newsreel. Photographers at diving meet. CU teenagers... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )